Jackie Stewart covers community banks and mergers and acquisitions for American Banker. She joined the publication in 2011 as a breaking news reporter before joining the community banking team. Prior to working at American Banker, Jackie wrote about civil court cases for VerdictSearch and taught for two years in the Bronx, N.Y., through Teach for America.
Their immediate effort is to ensure colleagues and clients are safe and that banking services are available to hurricane victims. The next big issue is preparing for the financial hit banks and customers will take from wind and water damage.